Saturday's roundup: G.P. North's Sumbera nabs 1,000th win
Grosse Pointe North captured the Novi Breast Cancer Tournament with victories over Novi and Rochester Saturday afternoon.
The 6-2 win over Novi was coach Frank Sumbera's 1,000th career victory. He is only the third baseball coach in state history to reach that milestone.
"I feel very fortunate to have been at one school for so many years that gave me the opportunity for this record." Sumbera said. "I had a lot of great kids that helped me over the years. I am very proud of them."
Tristian Richardson pitched five innings, allowing one run and four hits for the win. Dan Robinson led the hitting attack with two hits and an RBI.
In the championship game, North defeated Rochester 9-6. Marquis Harper went 2-for-4 with an RBI to lead the offense. Mike Sacchett tossed three innings in relief to gain the win for North. Mitch Weber led Rochester with three hits, including a homer.
North improves to 19-10.
Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook-Kingswood 5-7, Macomb Lutheran North 0-4: Matt Thelen allowed three hits and struck out seven innings while Nolan Trepeck went 3-for-3 with two RBIs in the first game. In the second game, Avery Fields had two RBIs and Nolan Rogow went 2-for-3 with an RBI.
Farmington 7, Walled Lake Central 0: Dan Carty tossed a seven-hit shutout for his first win and Nik Campbell and Colin Sinn each had two hits and a pair of RBI for Farmington (15-13).
Grosse Pointe South 8, Warren Cousino 7: Justin McMann had two hits and three RBIs for South.
Grosse Pointe South 5, Utica 4
Grosse Pointe South 8, Detroit Western 2: Dallas Clem went the distance and struck out six for South.
Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett 5-1, New Lothrop 4-3: In the opener, Matt Gushee tossed eight innings with seven strikeouts for the win and Dylan Paulsell went 2-for-2 with two runs for Liggett (14-8). Grant Steinborn was 6-for-8 in the doubleheader for New Lothrop (14-3).
Melvindale ABT 21-14, Flint Beecher 11-1: In the first game, Curtis Derome and Devin Paduchowski each had two hits and two RBIs for ABT. In the nightcap, Cameron Pope tossed a one-hitter and Curtis Derome and Chris Pope had two hits and two RBIs for ABT (19-3).
Rochester 14, Novi 2: Thomas Loftus and Anthony Cicara each had three hits for Rochester (15-9).
Temperance-Bedford 6, Walled Lake Northern 5: Scott Zychowski and Rick Lubin each had two hits for Northern (15-5).
Walled Lake Northern 1, Salem 0: Devin Hager tossed a five-hit shutout and Justin Pawlowski had two hits including a game-winner single for Northern (15-4).